Happy Father’s Day, Dad!

Dear Dad, Please click this and anywhere you see “mom”, just replace it with “dad”. Love, Tamara Just kidding 😉 Actually, I’m not really kidding.  Everything I said to mom applies to you, the other mommy, as well. Just a few additions: Thanks for teaching me so many things “for my toolbox”- how to check […]

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Five Things Friday!

Hi! Quick post about nothing in particular 🙂 1.  Food has been extra summery these last few days. Fresh fruit, veggies and basil make summer delicious 🙂 2.  Russy discovered Code Academy that teaches web coding.  It’s really helpful and I plan to spend some time on there learning new tricks to help build up […]

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WIAW #9

Yeah, last week I called the post WIAW #7, but then I realized I already had a number 7, so this makes 9!  As always, thank you to Jenn @ Peas and Crayons for hosting! (www.peasandcrayons.com) It’s already pretty late in the day, so let’s get to it, shall we?! Wait, first- backing up to […]

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Getting $$$ For Working Out

Getting paid to go to the gym?  Sounds good, right?!  More on that in a minute! Gym & Breakfast Like everyday, today started with a trip to the gym.  My friend Hannah and I have been really good about going to the gym almost every morning.  We met during cross country in high school and […]

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Homemade [Grilled] Pizza 2.0

Whenever my mom puts me on “dinner duty”, one of my go-to dinners is homemade pizza.  It takes a little while to make, but it’s so worth it!  Like usual, we used Trader Joe’s crust.  One white, one wheat.  My mom made tomato sauce while I started reading this: I’ve only gotten through chapter one, […]

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Rain, Rain, Go Away & Happenings

Happy Friday, Everyone! This rain is kind of putting a damper (ha ha) on the start to the weekend, but it’ll clear up in no time! It’s actually pouring, despite how that photo looks! Happenings I drove to Quakertown yesterday afternoon and spent the day with Christine and John!  Our plans fell through Tuesday and […]

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Homemade Rice Pudding

Good morning! Let’s see if I finish writing this before 12, or I’ll have to change that to say Good afternoon! Today started off with a four mile run and a quick back workout.  It was quick, but effective and I’m going to be hurting tomorrow (in a good way)! I jogged home and immediately […]

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National Running Day

Hi!  I’m on a roll with the posting today!  Two posts in one day- I don’t think that’s ever happened before! I was reading Julie’s blog at www.pbfingers.com and saw that she wrote about her running story and how she got into it.  I figured there is no better day than today to do the […]

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What I Ate Wednesday #7

Happy National Running Day! I hope you took some time to celebrate by going out for a run in this awesome weather!  This is just how I like it- perfectly sunny, warm, but with a breeze and no humidity.  I celebrated with a four mile run this morning, but I actually didn’t remember it was […]

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